Methods and procedures for artificially spawning the female grass carp (Ctenopharyngodon idella) X male bighead carp (Aristichthys nobilis) are presented. Broodstock selection and treatment, hormone injections, ovulation, fertilization, hatching techniques and stocking rates are discussed. This paper outlines the procedures necessary to successfully produce hybrid grass carp
Freeze, Mike and Henderson, Scott
"Spawning the Grass Carp Female X Bighead Carp Male,"
Journal of the Arkansas Academy of Science: Vol. 37
, Article 9.
Available at: http://scholarworks.uark.edu/jaas/vol37/iss1/9